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The German capital region is a leading location for the digital economy, media representatives and creative minds. It offers the ideal circumstances to feed the development and distribution of new content and mobile applications in trendsetting sectors.

Companies such as Axel Springer, Deutsche Telekom, Mozilla, Nokia, Universal Music and Viacom International Media Networks are all based in Berlin. Start-ups such as Zalando, Sound Cloud, 6wunderkinder, Onefootball and Wooga are just a few of the younger success stories that have been written in Berlin.

The region's media landscape includes film and television, games and web 2.0, publishing and communication companies. As Germany's political center, Berlin is the news capital. All major international channels, news agencies and editorial offices are represented here.

As a creative center and internationally renowned start-up metropolis, major international media and communications festivals and trade shows take place in Berlin. IT-related research in the region is ranked internationally and the growth rates of the Berlin ICT sector are higher than average.

As a trans-sector technology, the digital economy is the foundation for future-oriented sectors such as the energy, healthcare and mobility industries. In this regard, Berlin, a “Smart City,” is an ideal practice laboratory.

Our comprehensive service and information offers allow us to support and advise ICT, media and creative industries that want to become established in Berlin, move to Berlin or expand here.

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